Aly-Mousaad Aly, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
3230J Patrick F. Taylor Hall
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803


Phone: (225) 578-6654 / Fax: (225) 578-4945


Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, 2009, Emphasis on Wind Engineering and Structural Control
  • M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Alexandria University, 2005, Emphasis on Vibration Control of Civil Structures Under Earthquakes
  • B.Sc., Alexandria University, Mechanical Engineering, 2001, Honors

Employment History

  • 2013-Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Louisiana State University
  • 2012-2013: Research Fellow, WindEEE Research Institute, the Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel Laboratory, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Western University
  • 2010-2012: Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Alexandria University
  • 2009-2010: Postdoctoral Research Associate, International Hurricane Research Center, Florida International University
  • 2006-2009: Research Assistant, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Politecnico di Milano
  • 2001-2006: Assistant Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Alexandria University.

Research Interests

Experimental Wind Engineering (Using Wind Tunnels and Open Jet Facilities); Computational Wind Engineering (Using CFD Simulations); Improving the Performance and Resiliency of the Built Environment for Wind (for New and Existing Infrastructure: Low-Rise Buildings, Tall Buildings, Bridges, Power Transmission Lines and Towers, Solar Panels, Wind Turbines, Offshore Structures, Green Building Envelope, etc.); Structural Dynamics; Structural Control/Mitigation Under Wind/Earthquake Loading; Dissipative Analysis; Smart Structures.